Job Description

We are looking to appoint an experienced, talented and enthusiastic teacher of Textiles to lead the subject in this high-performing school. This is a full time maternity cover for 2 terms which could be extended to a full year.

The successful candidate will teach students through the Senior School from Year 7 to Upper Sixth and must have the capacity or potential to teach Art Textiles at A level. The successful candidate will be able to communicate a clear passion for the subject to pupils throughout the Senior School and be willing to engage students in a wide variety of co-curricular activities designed to inspire a love of Textiles. The subject has a strong record of success in national competitions such as the annual Festival of Quilts competition and various fashion design competitions including, Wool4school, The Clothes Show and Young Craftsman of the Year. Pupils taking the subject at A level have taken up places on highly competitive university courses.

Completed application forms should be sent to our HR Manager, Mrs Gillian Coleman at

Closing date for applications is 9.00am on Tuesday 14th September 2021.

Short-listed candidates will be contacted by telephone and interviews will take place during week commencing 20th September 2021.

Job Information Leaflet

Teaching Application form